Saturday, July 9, 2011

Don't Mess with Greene

When an editor at Simon & Shuster asked the British author Graham Greene (1904-1991) to change the title of his Travels with My Aunt for the U.S. edition, Graham replied by cable: EASIER TO CHANGE PUBLISHER THAN TITLE.

1 comment:

  1. Go Graham!!! Wonder if it came to him in a flash...or perhaps he thought about it for a while...mulled...cable wit...